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Q&A with Yankees 7th Round Pick Mark Payton

Payton sees himself a little Pedroia-like

We sat down with Yankees' 7th round pick, Mark Payton, for a Draft Day Q&A session. Find out what the outfielder from the University of Texas says about his game, how he feels being drafted by the Yankees, what he'll bring to the Yankees organization, and much more. Tell us what it feels like to be selected by the New York Yankees? Mark Payton: It's such an honor to be drafted by the most prestigious organizations in all sports. Not only is it an honor to be selected, it is an honor to be selected by the New York Yankees. I am really fortunate. Talk about your game a little bit. What type of player are you and... Recommended Stories

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